2022 SEMA SHOW - EDUCATION VIDEOS
SEMA Show Education is known as one of the industry's most rewarding professional development investments. Focusing on the industry's most significant challenges, each session has been designed to drive immediate takeaways. Over the coming months, 14 video recordings from the 2022 SEMA Show will be released right here for you to learn from, get inspired and feel empowered. Check back to see the new releases and stay on top of what's relevant to helping your business, and you personally, succeed and prosper.
Restoration Builders’ Panel - While numbers matching—used to describe a collector car in which all parts have factory serial numbers—is still important to purists, so are the modern-day conveniences, performance and technology found in today’s vehicles. Hear from top restorers and builders as they discuss industry trends and the evolution of the restoration market, from traditional restorations to restomods.
Face Failure Fearlessly: A Roadmap to Success - Ever suffer from analysis paralysis? Wish you could be more decisive and achieve goals faster? Understand the underlying causes and identify time-tested strategies to break through barriers. Be aware of subconscious roadblocks to achieving success. Recognize how to view failure as a learning experience and how to use that knowledge to reframe your mindset and fearlessly attain your goals.
Diversity and Inclusion: How You Can Advance Equal Opportunity in Your Workplace - It has never been more important to understand the social constructs of diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging, and how these concepts impact communities and organizations. Gain valuable insights and information as this interactive session explores primary and secondary dimensions of diversity, and what companies can do to advance equal opportunity within their workplaces.
The Business of Building Cars - Passion drives many car builders into the business, but they quickly learn that it can be difficult to make money. In this session you'll learn the best practices necessary to run a profitable car-building business.
How to Get a Sponsor for Your Next Build - Ever wonder how to get a manufacturer to sponsor your vehicle? Hear what manufacturers look for and expect from a potential client. Get the inside scoop from leading manufacturers as they share tips and tactics essential to creating a mutually beneficial relationship.
Taking Care of the Team: - High Performance, A Championship Vision, Leadership Series - Taking Care of the Team Presented by Emmitt Smith.
The Tools to Puruse Your Dreams - High Performance, A Championship Vision, Leadership Series - The Tools to Pursue Your Vision Presented by Emmitt Smith.
Determined to Lead: - High Performance, A Championship Vision, Leadership Series - Determined to Lead Presented by Emmitt Smith.
The Humble Leader - High Performance, A Championship Vision, Leadership Series - Determined to Lead Presented by Emmitt Smith.
The Future of ICE: Hedging Your Bet With Investment in EVs: - While the internal combustion engine (ICE) isn't going away tomorrow, it's critically important to learn how to take advantage of new growth opportunities. Hear from a panel of aftermarket business pros as they discuss their journeys from the ICE to electric vehicles (EVs), and the bright future that lies ahead.
The Electric Truck: Tap Into New Opportunities - Electric vehicles (EVs) have come a long way from the first commuter cars popular among early adopters. From the Ford F-150 Lightning and GMC Hummer EV to the Rivian 1T, improvements in battery technology have spawned the release of electric trucks. Join a panel of experts as they dive into what this means to the aftermarket and the opportunities to meet consumer demands for customizing these exciting new vehicles.
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Women Who Build, Powered by SBN - Ten years after the SEMA Businesswomen's Network (SBN) led an award-winning all-female Ford Mustang Build, a new team of SBN women volunteers assembled to modify a Ford Bronco four-door Wildtrak provided by Ford's Bronco brand. You'll be inspired by the panel of all-female participants as they share how their team of volunteers were able to successfully collaborate to accomplish their vision at the highest level.
How to Market and Sell in the Post Pandemic - The pandemic drastically altered the business world. What will the marketplace look like throughout the decade? How can your company adapt to an evolving business climate? Understand what drives customers' purchasing decisions and how to influence their journey. Gain insights into the best ways to connect with B2B, B2C or e-commerce buyers. Discover the tools and messaging that will position your company as a market leader.
Proven Strategies to Recruit and Retain Top Talent - With unemployment at an all-time low, employers need to up their game to attract and retain top talent. Learn how compensation trends and regulations, overtime, paid time off and other factors influence a company's ability to hire, motivate and engage employees. Discover the best places and tactics to identify qualified applicants. Hear how cloud-based technologies are helping companies position themselves as attractive places to work.
Engaging the Next Generation of Women in Motorsports - Women in racing are breaking barriers and setting records. Join leading ladies in racing for an impactful session. Hear how they've overcome adversity and achieved success. Gain insights and confidence as you learn about career pathways in motorsports and how women racers are encouraging young women to step into the world of racing.
DEI Business Panel-Diversity in the Aftermarket Industry – - This panel will highlight the achievements and contributions of people of color in the automotive aftermarket industry. For professionals, diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) practices make understanding each other better as individuals a priority within a work environment by ensuring that everyone has a seat at the table. Panelists will engage in a rich discussion on DEI-associated challenges and opportunities and best practices on how to thrive and survive to accelerate the advancements of people of color in the automotive aftermarket industry.
Keynote Featuring NHRA Champion - Award-winning broadcast presenter and journalist Amanda Busick conducts a fun, high energy, informative interview with American drag racer and Top Fuel champion Antron Brown. This SEMA Show keynote session is an unparalleled opportunity to be inspired and learn from one of the best in the industry. Get energized and empowered as Antron Brown shares his championship journey in a compelling way, raise big ideas and inspire you to aim higher, overcome obstacles and imagine whole new ways of doing, being and thinking.